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NDIS - Life Changer

The NDIS is supposed to be Life-Changing!

So, today I paid my scooter insurance because the NDIS refuse to pay any insurance.
I’ve tried every which way to have someone other than me pay it. 57 more words

Hell On Wheels

A snapshot in time - somewhat blurry and out of focus

Last time I posted about our entry into the world of NDIS, and how I was waiting for our planning phone call. Well, the other day I got all excited because I had missed a call from the National Disability Insurance Scheme, but it turned out to be not for BuddyBoy, but about my application to have my eldest daughter receive assistance. 1,277 more words


Dreaming about the NDIS

It is 1am as I start typing this. I’m often awake at this time – I’ve started going to bed once BuddyBoy is asleep, as I find it hard to sleep with the level of noise that he delights in. 863 more words


Thank you, Australia

This beast is bigger and tougher than me. David and Goliath, if you will. But I have none of David’s precision.

I have lain prostrate. Begging it to stop. 483 more words

Transition to NDIS: Mental health jobs cut in Tasmania

Changes to the funding of the National Disability Insurance Scheme has left Northern Tasmania with 6 less mental health case workers.

These jobs came under the Personal Helpers and Mentors (PHaMs) Program run by Mission Australia. 61 more words

The Contradiction that is the Coalition's Tax Scare

It seems that the current Australian Government has a case of the left hand not knowing what the right hand is doing, which is bizarre because, in this instance, both hands are called the Treasury. 463 more words

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